By Sylvia Tyson
Joyner’s Dream is the sweeping tale of a relations and its doubtful legacy: an abiding love of song coupled with a continual knack for thieving. starting in England within the 1780s, carrying on with in Halifax on the time of the good Explosion, and finishing in Toronto within the current, 8 larcenous generations from all walks of life—craftsmen and highwaymen, aristocrats and servants, legal professionals and B-movie actors—are attached by way of track, a mystery kinfolk magazine and one long-lived violin. whilst the branches of the family members are reunited and lingering secrets and techniques are published, we've come complete circle in a highly gratifying and mind-blowing tale.
This multi-generational story—told in a spellbinding sequence of historic voices—abounds in such wealthy social aspect and sharply rendered characters, it offers the deep analyzing pleasures to be present in the novels of Charles Dickens and Thomas Hardy.
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